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Point Clare

Code SSC11887 (SSC)
People 3,810
Male 1,822
Female 1,988
Median age 44
Families 1,003
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,566
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $1,051
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $280
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Total 3,810 -- 6,917,658 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,822 47.8 3,408,878 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,988 52.2 3,508,780 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 48 1.3 172,621 2.5 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,810 people in Point Clare (State Suburbs) of these 47.8% were male and 52.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.3% of the population.

Age Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People
0-4 years 250 6.6 458,736 6.6 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 261 6.9 434,608 6.3 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 226 5.9 439,168 6.3 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 199 5.2 443,416 6.4 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 184 4.8 449,685 6.5 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 135 3.5 473,160 6.8 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 155 4.1 468,336 6.8 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 253 6.6 488,124 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 263 6.9 483,502 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 252 6.6 481,428 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 272 7.1 469,024 6.8 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 193 5.1 419,612 6.1 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 198 5.2 390,678 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 222 5.8 304,327 4.4 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 200 5.2 237,362 3.4 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 199 5.2 186,032 2.7 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 156 4.1 150,724 2.2 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 192 5.0 139,735 2.0 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 44 -- 38 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Point Clare (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,511 49.2 2,758,854 49.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 92 3.0 170,428 3.1 529,280 3.0
Divorced 349 11.4 461,145 8.3 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 334 10.9 324,518 5.8 949,634 5.5
Never married 788 25.6 1,870,203 33.5 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Point Clare (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 49.2% were married and 14.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 82 -- 78 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 26 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Point Clare (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,381 51.1 2,514,378 50.0 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 236 8.7 418,721 8.3 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,087 40.2 2,096,245 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 52 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 34 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Point Clare (State Suburbs) was 52 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Pre-school 89 8.2 126,605 5.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 252 23.1 372,075 17.4 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 35 3.2 115,727 5.4 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 31 2.8 61,544 2.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 164 15.0 271,181 12.7 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 46 4.2 109,409 5.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 23 2.1 71,341 3.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 75 6.9 168,004 7.9 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 118 10.8 303,070 14.2 932,524 14.3
Other 21 1.9 50,619 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 237 21.7 486,539 22.8 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,091 -- 2,136,114 -- 6,503,580 --

In Point Clare (State Suburbs) 28.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.1% were in primary school, 21.3% in secondary school and 18.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Australia 2,876 75.5 4,747,372 68.6 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 937 26.6 2,363,793 36.7 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 324 9.2 433,840 6.7 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 228 6.5 294,595 4.6 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,034 57.7 3,342,215 51.9 10,757,087 53.7

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), 57.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 26.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 926 55.8 2,007,924 60.2 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 549 33.1 939,465 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 99 6.0 190,944 5.7 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 85 5.1 196,525 5.9 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,659 -- 3,334,858 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,659 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Point Clare (State Suburbs). Of these 55.8% were employed full time, 33.1% were employed part-time and 5.1% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 210 13.3 326,514 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 169 10.7 304,830 9.7 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 171 10.9 308,122 9.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 289 18.3 569,665 18.2 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 637 40.4 1,438,260 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Point Clare (State Suburbs), 13.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.7% worked 16 to 24 hours and 40.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 41 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Point Clare (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 516 -- 561 -- 577 --
Family 1,452 -- 1,477 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,051 -- 1,237 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Point Clare (State Suburbs) was $516.

Travel to work, top responses Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,145 69.8 3,839,135 68.7 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 877 28.5 1,537,775 27.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 330 10.7 638,615 11.4 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 554 18.0 942,085 16.9 3,090,874 17.8

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 69.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 28.5% provided care for children and 10.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 624 20.3 1,226,912 22.0 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 765 24.9 1,391,598 24.9 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 413 13.4 660,872 11.8 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 343 11.2 559,753 10.0 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Point Clare (State Suburbs), 24.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.4% worked 15 to 29 hours and 11.2% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Couple family without children 369 36.8 669,019 36.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 463 46.2 831,850 45.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 159 15.9 297,904 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 12 1.2 30,780 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Point Clare (State Suburbs), 46.2% were couple families with children, 36.8% were couple families without children and 15.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 16.9 -- 17.0 -- 17.6
Female -- 83.1 -- 83.0 -- 82.4

In Point Clare (State Suburbs) 16.9% of single parents were male and 83.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Families without children 2,027 -- 2,120 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,287 -- 2,370 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,287 and those without children was $2,027.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 127 15.2 327,626 21.8 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 26 3.1 54,280 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 210 25.2 306,829 20.4 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 118 14.2 239,315 15.9 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 43 5.2 83,287 5.5 251,191 5.4
Both not working 186 22.3 308,233 20.5 899,598 19.2
Other 61 7.3 89,812 6.0 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 62 7.4 91,486 6.1 314,529 6.7

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), of couple families, 15.2% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 25.2% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,417 93.5 2,471,299 90.3 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 98 6.5 265,338 9.7 934,470 10.7

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), 93.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,181 83.4 1,717,699 69.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 133 9.4 263,926 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 99 7.0 465,189 18.8 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 21,140 0.9 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Point Clare (State Suburbs), 83.4% were separate houses, 9.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 7.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 21 1.5 18,042 0.7 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 67 4.7 137,467 5.6 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 230 16.3 555,253 22.5 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 611 43.2 986,995 39.9 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 470 33.2 726,049 29.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 1.1 47,491 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 4.7% had 1 bedroom, 16.3% had 2 bedrooms and 43.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 535 37.8 820,006 33.2 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 527 37.2 824,292 33.4 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 318 22.5 743,050 30.1 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 8 0.6 20,418 0.8 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 1.9 63,530 2.6 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Point Clare (State Suburbs), 37.8% were owned outright, 37.2% were owned with a mortgage and 22.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Family households 984 69.4 1,777,400 71.9 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 397 28.0 599,149 24.2 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 36 2.5 94,746 3.8 321,007 4.1

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), of all households, 69.4% were family households, 28.0% were single person households and 2.5% were group households.

Household income Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.2 -- 24.2 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 9.2 -- 12.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), 29.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 9.2% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Median rent 280 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.5 -- 88.4 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.5 -- 11.6 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,993 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 89.7 -- 89.5 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 10.3 -- 10.5 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
None 144 10.2 258,153 10.4 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 556 39.2 933,953 37.8 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 527 37.2 840,655 34.0 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 147 10.4 360,074 14.6 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 43 3.0 78,462 3.2 234,292 3.0

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), 39.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 10.4% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 48 -- 172,620 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 14 29.2 85,080 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 34 70.8 87,540 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 21 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Point Clare (State Suburbs), there were 48 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 14 (or 29.2%) were male and 34 (or 70.8%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.7 -- 3.1 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 900 -- 941 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.7, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $900.

Mortgage and rent Point Clare % New South Wales % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 213 -- 200 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 3,532 -- 1,673 -- 1,647 --

In Point Clare (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $213 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $3,532.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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